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Composition Competition The Musical Arts Youth Organization (MAYO) seeks an upbeat, up-tempo piece appropriate as a chamber sized concert opener or concert closer - an energetic, exciting piece that will have the audience on its feet.

Music + Culture Competition Composers of all ages and nationalities are invited to submit new classical works for solo piano.
The British Harpsichord Society International Compositiion Competition The British Harpsichord Society promotes awareness, enjoyment, study, playing and ownership of harpsichords and related plucked keyboard instruments (such as the spinet and virginals) in Britain. Our aim is to create more public awareness and...
ABLAZE Records ABLAZE Records is a company based in Australia and the USA dedicated to the recording, distribution and promotion of work by living composers and performers. ABLAZE Records values high quality recordings and production of discs through traditional...
A Cappella Festival The Harmony Sweepstakes A Capella Festival is the premier American showcase for vocal harmony music. The annual national competition draws from hundreds of vocal groups from around the country with regional competitions in eight cities. The...
Music Composition Competition Entries are invited for new compositions for shakuhachi with piano trio (piano, violin, cello). Finalist compositions for this international competition will be performed, offered a publishing deal and recorded in Melbourne, Australia. For details...
The Longfellow Chorus International Composers Competition "The Corporation shall organize and maintain a chorus to perform and record vocal and choral settings of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poetry, written from 1840 to the present, shall inspire and commission new vocal and choral settings of...
Iowa State University Carillon Composition Competition The Department of Music offers a strong undergraduate music program, where students study with full-time faculty professionals in a supportive environment that encourages students to become their best.
International Music Prizes for Composition International composition competition that focuses on writing music for educational purposes. Winning compositions are performed at a Gala Concert. Winning composers are also receiving Certificates of Mastery and Medals of Distinction. The...
Paris International Music Competition Includes sections for contemporary, classical, and jazz styles, as well as violin and bow making.
frommguide -- Fromm Music Foundation Funds the commissioning of works of all genres. Open to all composers, both emerging and established. Annual deadline. Guidelines, application form, history and mission.
University of Delaware - Department of Music New Music Delaware Regional Composers Competition. Open to American citizens and permanent residents who live or work in CT, NY, PA, NJ, MD, DE, VA, DC. Works of 6 to 15 min. duration, written for a variety of different ensembles. Four composers...
dèdalo ensemble Associazione musicale Contemporary Music Brescia Italy From 3 to 10 players, taken from a set instrumentation. 5-12 minutes duration, must be unpublished, never performed in public, no previous awards. Open to all composers. Held in even years. Entry fee, cash award. Guidelines in pdf format.
The William Lincer Foundation Specific chamber settings that include viola, changes every year. 10-12 minute duration. Open to all composers. Work may not have been previously performed in public. Anonymous entry, cash award.
Queen Elisabeth Competition Works for piano and orchestra, approx. 10 minutes duration. Open to composers age 40 and under. Anonymous submission. Cash award, performance and possible radio/TV broadcast.
American Academy in Rome - The Rome Prize Open to all U.S. composers. 11-month stipend to live at the American Academy in Rome. Guidelines, list of previous winners, list of jurors.
The American Academy in Berlin Candidates must be either American citizens or permanent residents. Stipend of $3,000 - $5,000 per month, round trip airfare, apartment and partial board at the Hans Arnhold Center. Proposed projects must demonstrate a need to be in Berlin....
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Home Page John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Home Page.
Copland House Residencies of 1 to 2 months for "gifted, emerging or mid-career" American composers reside, one at a time, at Copland House in upstate New York. Application form and guidelines available on website.
Continental Harmony A project of the American Composers Forum, sponsoring composer residencies of up to six weeks in various communities around the country. Criteria vary depending on the community. Calls for composers by community, list of composers, projects,...
Michele Pittaluga International Classical Guitar Competition Various small chamber settings including guitar. Open to all composers. Multiple submissions OK. Anonymous entry. Entry fee per work. Three winners receive cash award and publication of the winning work by Berbèn s.r.l. - Edizioni musicali.
International Composing Competition "2 Agosto" Works for specified genre, changes each year. Open to composer of all nationalities who are under age 41. Anonymous entry. Work may not have been previously performed. Three winning works will receive cash award, performance in Italy.
MacDowell Colony A place for both emerging and well-established artists of all disciplines to create and work without interruption. Lists studio descriptions, residency program, fellowship opportunities, history, and financial information.
Prix International de Composition Musicale "Reine Marie José" Works submitted must comply with a specific instrumentation which changes from year to year. Open to all composers. Cash award, possible performance and broadcast.
Auros Group for New Music Duos and trios taken from a set instrumentation. Open to all composers. $20/30 entry fee (depending on date of submission). Winning work receives cash award and performance. All works considered for future programming.


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